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Universal Orlando Team Members Help Fill 21,000 Backpacks with School Supplies for Central Florida Students

Nearly 100 Universal Orlando Resort Team Members recently volunteered at The Great Big Backpack Build – A Gift For Teaching’s annual fundraising event that fills backpacks with school supplies for elementary, middle and high school students in need across Central Florida.

'On the Water' Demos Headline Super Tuesday at ICAST

It’s called Super Tuesday, the day that unofficially kicks off the midsummer ICAST fishing trade show every year in Orlando.

ICAST 2024 Demo Day

The 67th edition of the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) fishing trade show officially opened the doors on Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at the Orange County Convention Center

As 2024 ICAST Rolls into Orlando, Numbers Climb Toward 'Good Old Days'

Many are hoping “the good old days” are back this year for the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) show in Orlando.

The Florida Kids and Family Expo - The largest in the country, returns to Orange County Convention Center this August

The Florida Kids and Family Expo is a massive 2 days worth of family fun that takes place at the Orange County Convention Center every August.

Orlando Tattoo Arts Festival sticks to Orlando for three days on the art of ink

Tattoo artists from Miami to France will travel to Orlando this week to ink Central Floridians at the second annual Orlando Tattoo Arts Festival. The three-day event features hundreds of artists, including eight former contestants from the reality show Ink Master, alongside live entertainers.

Local excitement around OCCC Phase 5A expansion

The new project will be called 5A, and it will be split into two phases. The first phase of the project is focused on adding a new meeting space, a ballroom and a new entrance to the North-South building on Convention Way.

Cvent's No. 1 Meetings Destination

According to Cvent, the industry leading meetings, events and hospitality technology provider since 1999, Orlando is unquestionably the No. 1 meetings destination in the U.S.

Destination Spotlight - Orlando

Whether it involves a wizard or a mouse. Orlando is universally known as the theme park capital of the world. But as anyone attending an event here soon finds out, Orlando's neighborhoods have plenty of character of an entirely different sort.
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